CICERO - Center for International Climate Research

Norway's leading institute for climate research

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ENBEL: Connecting health and climate change research

Climate change is according to the WHO the greatest threat to human health in the 21st century. By bringing together leaders in climate change and health research the CICERO-coordinated Horizon 2020 project ENBEL will contribute with knowledge and policy advice on climate change and health links.

Strengthening the climate change scenario framework

Over the past decade, the climate change research community developed a scenario framework that combines alternative futures of climate and society to facilitate integrated research and consistent assessment to inform policy. An international team of researchers assessed how well this framework is working and what challenges it faces.

New film: what will a future high-impact extreme event look like in Norway?

Extreme rainfall is a serious challenge for Western Norway today. But how much rain and flooding will the region have in the future? By telling the story about future weather on the West Coast of Norway, climate scientists aim to give local and regional decision-makers a more realistic picture of what future weather extremes might look like.

INDGREEN: India’s ambitions and possibilities of becoming a global green leader

In the research project INDGREEN, CICERO will contribute to understanding the relationship between India’s handling of its low-carbon domestic development and its role in international climate negotiations.

ClimINVEST suite of scientific factsheets - building understanding

This suite of scientific factsheets aim to build financial decision-makers' understanding about physical climate risk assessment, data needs, climate modeling and extreme events. 

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Recent publications

How aerosols and greenhouse gases influence the diurnal temperature range

Camilla Weum Stjern, Bjørn Hallvard Samset, Olivier Boucher, Trond Iversen, Jean-Francois Lamarque, Gunnar Myhre, Drew Shindell, Toshihiko Takemura

A Mini-Review of Ixodes Ticks Climate Sensitive Infection Dispersion Risk in the Nordic Region

Bob van Oort, Grete K. Hovelsrud, Camilla Risvoll, Christian Wilhelm Mohr, Solveig Jore

The Economic Impacts of Harmful Algal Blooms on Salmon Cage Aquaculture

K. Davidson, S.L. Jardine, S. Martino, G.B. Myre, L.E. Peck, R.N. Raymond, Jennifer Joy West

The effect of rapid adjustments to halocarbons and N2O on radiative forcing

Øivind Hodnebrog, Gunnar Myhre, Ryan J. Kramer, Keith P. Shine, Timothy Andrews, Greg Faluvegi, Matthew Kasoar, Alf Kirkevåg, Jean-Francois Lamarque, Johannes Mülmenstädt, Dirk Jan Leo Oliviè, Bjørn Hallvard Samset, Drew Shindell, Christopher J. Smith, Toshihiko Takemura, Apostolos Voulgarakis

Gender and Climate Change Research: Moving Beyond Transformative Adaptation

Pablo Romero-Nieva Santos, Nikolai George Lewis Holm, Julia Olsen, Grete K. Hovelsrud